jQuery isXMLDoc() Method

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jQuery isXMLDoc() Method

The jQuery isXMLDoc() method checks whether a DOM node is within an XML document (or is an XML document).

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery isXMLDoc() Method</h1> <p>Click on the button and check your console.</p> <button>Click Me</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ var str = "<xml version='2.0'><channel><title>XML Title</title></channel></xml>"; console.log($.isXMLDoc(str)); str = $.parseXML(str); console.log($.isXMLDoc(str)); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$.isXMLDoc(node);

Parameter Values

Value Type Explanation
node Required Specifies the DOM node that will be checked to see if it's in an XML document.

Return Values

ValueExplanation
true The DOM node is a XML document.
false The DOM element is NOT a XML document.

Browser Support

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